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Day at the Legislature

published 1/29/2010
Logo of the Oklahoma Conference of Churches Feb. 13 event begins at First Christian Church The annual Day at the Legislature, set for Feb. 10, will focus on four issues: criminal ...

Foraker youth give back to community

published 1/29/2010
High on helping Two members of the Foraker UMC youth group refinish the entry gate at the community’s cemetery. The young people are undertaking service projects to express their gratitude...

January marks Foundation Month

published 1/29/2010
Each year, January is recognized as Foundation Month throughout Oklahoma Annual Conference. The Foundation uses this time to create awareness of the need for proper estate planning. Many people ...

Living the Plan - At Durant, building up people

published 1/29/2010
  Gloria McGee-Denton, left, campus minister at SOSU, stands with Marcia and Jamie Craig, who professed faith during the "Common Ground" worship service Oct. 6. Jamie Craig was baptized. ...

Living the Plan - At Rose State, feeding souls

published 1/29/2010
"God’s grace is free; so is our food," proclaims the UM campus ministry at Rose State College, led by Liz Wilson, second from right. OKC-St. Matthew and Wickline churches provide special ...

Media Center

published 1/29/2010
Servant or Sucker? Wise and Compassionate Ways to Help the Poor: Learn how to discern appropriate, Christ-centered actions when addressing poverty on a personal or organizational level. (from ...

Project Noel - Tulsa church doubles blessings

published 1/29/2010
For the past two years, Southern Hills church in Tulsa has helped two United Methodist programs come together: Project Noel and Project Transformation. Southern Hills UMC has been a site church ...

Project Transformation -Welcoming a new leader and a new site

published 1/29/2010
Bryan The new year brings a new leader and addition of a new site church for Project Transformation, a United Methodist literacy program for elementary-age children in Oklahoma. Lindsey...

Silence is golden: OCU professor teaches without talking

published 1/29/2010
Students discuss literature as Dr. Elaine Smokewood observes from her sister's Kansas home through a Webcam system. An English professor has proven she can teach without talking. When a ...

Tulsa-based Engineers In Action get UMCOR funds

published 1/29/2010
The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) has announced a grant of $9,600 to Tulsa-based Engineers In Action (EIA). The engineers group was formed out of the partnership between the ...

January games will score funds for 'Nothing But Nets'

published 1/8/2010
Basketball fans relish watching their favorite players swish the nets as they score in a game. They also are learning those nets can save lives. The United Methodist Church and the National ...

Lay Speaker learns about Wesley

published 1/8/2010
Cyvil Burks had just finished reading a book about John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, when he attended bi-district training in Oklahoma City for Certified Lay Speakers. His knowledge of ...

Letter from the editor

published 1/8/2010
Occasionally the news is about the group that distributes the news—in this case, the Department of Communications for the Oklahoma Conference. This new year brings a new publication schedule for ...

Living the Plan: Evangelism training opens hearts and doors

published 1/8/2010
Bob Johns believes. God transformed him and, in turn, he has taken to heart the command to tell the world. He relishes the call to be an evangelist for Christ. In workshops during 2009, he also ...

Living the Plan: Local Church Leaders Workshops

published 1/8/2010
Invest in lay, clergy, and indigenous leadership. Upcoming Local Church Leaders Workshops embody that Strategic Plan goal for the Oklahoma Conference. On weekends in January and February, 11 ...

OCU names judge as next president

published 1/8/2010
Jan and Judge Robert Henry The incoming president of Oklahoma City University was described as "a man of integrity" by Bishop Robert Hayes Jr. In December, the OCU Board of Trustees ...

Students mark World AIDS Day

published 1/8/2010
Photo courtesy of The Campus newspaper OCU students light candles of remembrance during the World AIDS Day observance on campus. As midnight neared on Nov. 30, a group of dedicated OCU ...

University honors couple

published 1/8/2010
University honors couple Richard and Jeannette Sias recently received the Oklahoma Servant Leader Award from Oklahoma City University. They have been active members of OKC-Nichols Hills UMC for...

VIM transfers oversight of Manos Juntas to Mexican Methodists

published 1/8/2010
On Dec. 2, a covenant ceremony transferred oversight of the Oklahoma Conference Volunteers In Mission (VIM) ministry in Rio Bravo, Mexico, to the Eastern Conference of The Mexico Methodist ...

On a mission: Remodeling at Velma builds bonds between congregations

published 10/9/2009
| Far left, a team from Marlow reinstalls the cross in the bell tower at Velma UMC. Duncan volunteers, above, repaired and rewired the lighted cross, which once more shines at night, ...

Speakers challenge Church's witness to young people

published 4/17/2009
Photo by Phil Jones Bishop William Willimon, second from left, discusses young-adult ministry with, from left, Chris Green of Jenks, Matt Caldwell of Tonkawa, Amy Starr of Claremore, and Charles ...

Preparing for Annual Conference

published 4/1/2009
    Preparing for Annual Conference Written: 4/3/2009 ? Districts meet early to discuss Constitutional proposals Ardmore District—3 p.m. May 17, Davis Bartlesville District—2 p.m. May ...

16 churches take part in OIMC Youth Day

published 3/20/2009
  Youths from churches in the Oklahoma Indian Missionary Conference participate in a volleyball/blanket game at the Oklahoma City University campus. Praise to God, sung in tribal ...

Hello Camper to Camp Gibson

published 3/19/2009
  Hello Camp User     This campground is operated by and for the members of the Tulsa District of the United Methodist Church through a lease from the Corps of Engineers. As we respect the ...

Project Transformation 2009 Information

published 3/17/2009
  Expressions of Fruitful Congregations: Project Transformation Partner Churches   Reading Volunteers Each partner church is given one or two weeks to read at a designated site church. Approximately ...

Happy Children's Home

published 2/19/2009
  Happy  Children’s Home Newsletter Tulsa District United Methodist Church January 2009 Happy  Children’s Home Newsletter Tulsa District United Methodist Church January 2009 ...

VIM will train Team Leaders

published 2/10/2009
VIM will train Team Leaders Oklahoma Volunteers In Mission will offer three Team Leader Training opportunities in 2009. • Feb. 21 at OKC-First UMC • Sept. 19 at Bixby-First UMC • Oct. 24 at ...

Two McAlester churches vote to merge

published 11/21/2008
On Jan. 1, Grand Avenue and Wesley churches will unite as First UMC of McAlester. The members of Grand Avenue UMC, in downtown McAlester, voted Oct. 26 to merge with Wesley UMC, on...

4 sites will host confirmation retreats

published 1/25/2008
A blitz of confirmation events for young people begins Leap Year Day, Feb. 29. Four locations will host overnight retreats simultaneously, in an unusual effort to serve sixth-, seventh-, and ...

Employment

Updated October 31, 2019 Director of Benefits and Personnel- OKUMC Ministry Center, OKC. Full time. See full job description here. Email resume or questions to Norma Quinn, nquinn@okumc.org. ...

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